Plagiotrochus britaniae Barbotin, 1985

on Quercus

gall

Ovoid, up to 1 mm large, unilocular galls half immersed between the bud scales of Quercus ilex. Contrariwise, in Q. coccifera the galls are situated between the cupula scales of small, aborted acorns.

host plants

Fagaceae, narrowly monophagous

Quercus coccifera, ilex.

inquilines

Saphonecrus barbotini.

references

Blanes-Dalmau, Caballero-López & Pujade-Villar (2017a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Nieves-Aldrey (2001a), Nieves-Aldrey, Gómez, Hernández Nieves & Lobo (2006a), Pujade, Villemant & Andreï-Ruiz (2000a), Salas-Remón, Llimona, Lozano ao (2015a).

mod 4.ii.2019